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Studies on medieval and early modern women : pawns or players?

Author: Christine Meek; Catherine Lawless
Publisher: Dublin ; Portland, OR : Four Courts, ©2003.
Series: Studies on medieval and early modern women, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Kongress
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Studies on medieval and early modern women.
Dublin ; Portland, OR : Four Courts, ©2003
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Meek; Catherine Lawless
ISBN: 1851827749 9781851827749 1851827757 9781851827756
OCLC Number: 51840957
Notes: "This book comprises some of the papers read at two conferences in Trinity College, 'Pawns and Players' on 4 December 1999 and 'Women at Home, Women Abroad' on 23 February 2001"--Page 7.
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: A source for the depiction of Eve in the early-modern period : biblical Latin epic of the fifth and sixth centuries / John Flood --
Share and share alike? : the marriage portion, inheritance and family politics / Claire de Trafford --
'I have nothing but through her' : women and the conquest of Ireland, 1170-1240 / Brendan Smith --
The power of dower : the importance of dower in the lives of medieval women in Ireland / Gillian Kenny --
Freedom of movement? : women travellers in the Middle Ages / Diana Webb --
The gender of lordly women : the case of Adela of Blois / Kimberly A. LoPrete --
Women on the margins : the 'beloved' and the 'mistress' in Renaissance Florence / Catherine Lawless --
Women and violence in late medieval Ireland / Dianne Hall --
Theory in the absence of fact : Irish women and the Catholic Reformation / Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin --
'What will my sister think of me now' : the role of sisterhood in sustaining resistance by the Port-Royal community / Carol Baxter --
'Hyr wombe insaciate' : the iconography of the feminised monster / Samantha J.E. Riches.
Series Title: Studies on medieval and early modern women, 3.
Other Titles: Pawns or players?
Responsibility: Christine Meek & Catherine Lawless, editors.
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